Tip #1316: Do form embedded charts work in unified interface?

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I heard that you can’t put charts on form in Dynamics 365 unified interface. Is that correct? Tip Jar We’ve received this question from several readers, so I decided to check it out. I did this in Dynamics 365 Online v 9.1. I don’t know if this works in on premise 9.0. Add a subgrid […]

Tip #1309: 213 revisited: Embedded user role list

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Seth Bacon commented recently on tip 213 letting us know that it still worked in classic UI to embed a subgrid of security roles on user records, but this approach does not work in unified interface. Well it is 2019 now and we now other methods. Hardit Bhatia explains how to do this with an […]

Tip #1249: Talk back from canvas to model-driven

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Until now, embedded canvas apps were a mere eye candy. But with just announced new capabilities you can now talk back to the form. Kind of. More “bark orders” than “talk” but this is awesome start! Embedded canvas apps now provide the ability to perform actions to navigate, refresh and save the host form. With […]

Tip #1209: Embedding canvas apps in model-driven forms

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For those of us who were continuosly torn between canvas apps (on yer device, pixel-perfect, task-oriented) and model-driven apps (a.k.a. good ol’ forms, views, you know, all that Dynamics 365/CRM stuff), the wait is finally over. Embedding canvas apps in model-driven forms is now available as Public preview. First, the official part. Makers can now extend […]